It’s show time



New Jourdanton Sports Complex under construction



Heavy equipment is already moving debris out of the way for the new sports complex in Jourdanton, but on Tuesday, December 29, an official groundbreaking was held with many of the folks who have been promoting this idea for the past five years. “This has been a long time coming,” said Jourdanton Mayor Susan Netardus. “I’m so proud to be […]

Fireworks safety



“As the New Year approaches, many of you will be celebrating the holiday with fireworks,” said Atascosa County Fire Marshal, Todd Perna, “While Atascosa County is not currently under a burn ban, I’d like to take this time to remind you all that fireworks are not allowed to be shot off in any of the incorporated cities within the county. […]

2015: One for the books



While the year 2015 started off and ended with grim stories on the front pages of the Pleasanton Express – the murders of Poteet residents “Indian Joe” Cantu in January and Ariel Fernandez in December – there were good, bad and memorable stories mixed in as well. Despite the slow down in the Eagle Ford Shale, local sales tax and […]

Out & About



Goodbye, 2015! Endings are always bittersweet. It’s out with the old and in with the new when one year ends and another begins. We make promises to ourselves to live healthier, do more for others and an assortment of other things. Looking back is always nice, but move forward and seek to make you and your life better! It’s our […]

American Pickers may pick our area



Dorothy Manning, Jourdanton Librarian, was contacted by a casting associate of American Pickers to possibly come to our area. They are looking for leads for private collections, junkyards, collections in barns etc. A list follows of what they are wanting. If you know of anyone or have a collection, email your name and contact information plus the description of the […]

Filings for March Primary revealed



Christmas is here and children have much on their wish list, but local candidates are wishing for a win in the March Primary. The election will be held on Tuesday, March 1. The filings were brisk – especially for County Comissioner Pct. 3 where Freddie Ogden has decided to not seek relection – with the local races (including our State […]

ATASCOSA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CALL STATS REPORT December 21 – December 27



Accidental Shooting…………………… Taylor Road, ChristineArson……………………………………………… Wise Owl Rd., PoteetAssault Bodily Injury………………….. Marshall Ave., CharlotteAssault Family Violence……………. Stevens Rd., SomersetBurglary Building………………………… FM 3350, ChristineCriminal Mischief, over $100…….. Robles, Von OrmyDisturbance………………………………….. Seventh St., Leming; SanAntonio St., Charlotte; Fifth St, Leming; Palo Duro Trail, Poteet;Bluewind Ln., Poteet; Camelot Ln., Pleasanton; FM 1333, Poteet; Hindes Ave., Charlotte; Dawnridge, Poteet; Molly Dr., Lytle;Rodriguez, Charlotte; East […]

PLEASANTON POLICE DEPARTMENT CRIME REPORT LOG December 22 – December 28



Accident…………………………………………….. Bryant St., BowenAccident, Hit and Run…………………….. OaklawnAccident, Minor………………………………… Oakalwn (2), Hwy 281Accident, Parking Lot……………………… OaklawnAssault………………………………………………. Bowen, Oaklawn, Haley, Crockett, W. CollegeBurglary Habitation………………………… Wilshire, FranklinCriminal Trespass……………………………. FrancisDisturbance………………………………………. Bensdale, Houston, PatrickDisturbance, Verbal………………………… Bowen, PatrickHarassment………………………………………. BryantMissing Person…………………………………. Houston St.Possession of Marijuana………………… OaklawnReckless Driver…………………………………. GoodwinTheft…………………………………………………… Stonehaven, Oaklawn, BensdaleThreats……………………………………………….. Bryant St., Market, Second

Thompson receives 50 year Masonic pin




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